Treatments for Skin of Color

1st Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

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Key Features

  • Get information not found in mainstream dermatology references. Essential medical dermatology and cosmetic procedures as well as evidence-based first and second line treatment options provide you with specific information to treat a full range of conditions found in skin of color.
  • Offer your patients the best care and avoid pitfalls. Evidence-based findings and practical tips equip you with the knowledge you need to recommend and discuss the most effective treatment options with your patients.
  • Broaden your understanding of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) used by your patients. A special section examines the cultural significance and impact on medical outcomes caused by these alternative therapies.
  • Spend less time searching with easy-to-use, templated chapters focused on visual identification and diagnosis of diseases across all skin tones, and recommended treatment options.
  • Make rapid, confident decisions on diagnosis and treatment by comparing your clinical findings to the book’s extensive collection of 270 detailed illustrations.
  • Access the book from any computer at www.expertconsult.com, complete with the full text and entire image bank to further augment mastery of the subject matter.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Medical Dermatology

Chapter 1 Acneiform Disorders

Acne

Acne Vulgaris

Pomade Acne

Steroid Acne

Infantile Acne Pediatric Perspectives

Neonatal Acne (Acne Neonatorum) Pediatric Perspectives

Acne Rosacea

Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Perioral Dermatitis

 

Chapter 2 Bullous and Pustular Disorders:

Bullosis Diabeticorum

Bullous Pemphigoid

Impetigo

Infantile Acropustulosis

Pemphigus Foliaceus

Pemphigus Vulgaris

 

Chapter 3 Collagen Vascular Diseases

Dermatomyositis

Livedoid Vasculopathy

Lupus

Chronic Cutaneous Lupus

Discoid Lupus Erythematosus

Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (SCLE)

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Scleroderma

Localized Scleroderma (Morphea)

Systemic Sclerosis

 

Chapter 4 Eczematous Disorders

Allergic Contact Dermatitis

Atopic Dermatitis

Dyshidrotic Eczema/Pomphylox

Irritant Contact Dermatitis

Lichen Simplex Chronicus

Nummular Eczema

 

Chapter 5 Granulomatous Disorders

Granuloma Annulare

Sarcoidosis

 

Chapter 6 Hypersensitivity and Allergic Disorders

Arthropod Bites

Fixed Drug Eruption

Erythema Multiforme

Erythema Nodosum

Exfoliative Dermatitis/Erythroderma

Polymorphous Light Eruption

Urticaria

 

Chapter 7 Infectious Diseases

Candidiasis

Cellulitis

Chancroid

Donovanosis

Exanthems

Folliculitis

Furunculosis

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

Lymphogranulomavenereum (LGV)

Pityriasis versicolor

Syphilis

Tinea Capitis and Pediatric Perspectives

Tinea

Details

No. of pages:
416
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9781437736168
Electronic ISBN:
9780323315296
Print ISBN:
9781437708592

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